Dental Council
57 Merrion Square
Dublin 2, Ireland



17th December:

  • Dental Council Newsletter, December 2019
  • 4th June:

  • Dental Council Newsletter, June 2019
  • 10th August:

  • Language proficiency
  • 28th June:

  • Minimata:
  • 20th June:

  • Dental Council Newsletter, June 2018

    Covid-19 Updates

    This page contains information and statements concerning the COVID-19 Pandemic and it will be updated regularly.
    Readers are also encouraged to monitor our Twitter and Facebook accounts for further information.

    Please note that following an Taoiseach's advice to minimise social contact and to work from home in as far as it is possible, the staff of the Dental Council are now working remotely. Our office phone number will be answered but we would ask that people wishing to contact the office would do so by email, unless absolutely necessary. Our contact email is
    On behalf of the staff of the Dental Council we would like to thank you for your co-operation and patience with these arrangements

    Department of Health updated statement on providing routine dentistry during the COVID-19 pandemic

    Please visit The Department of Health's website for updated guidance and advice, using the link below.

    [Department of Health - website link]

    27 March 2020 @ 11.55

    Register to assist with the National Pandemic Effort

    The Department of Health are preparing emergency legislation to fast-track certain former registrants on the registers of all health care professions. We've attached some information on this matter with further details to follow.

    Special Restorations to the Register [Adobe Acrobat .PDF]

    26 March 2020 @ 12.00

    Dental Council

    Please see Dental Council statement, as posted on social media on 20th March 2020;

    Dental Council Statement [Adobe Acrobat .PDF]

    26 March 2020 @ 10.30

    Department of Health

    HPSC - Advice for dentists [Adobe Acrobat .PDF]

    Letter from the Chief Dental Officer [Adobe Acrobat .PDF]

    26 March 2020 @ 10.30

    HPSC Guidance on COVID-19

    Use of PPE to support Infection Prevention and Control Practice when performing aerosol generating procedures on CONFIRMED or CLINICALLY SUSPECTED COVID-19 CASES in a PANDEMIC SITUATION

    HPSC - AGPs for confirmed or possible COVID19 [Adobe Acrobat .PDF]

    26 March 2020 @ 10.30

    HPSC Management of COVID-19 cases in community care (interim)

    Interim IPC guidance non acute healthcare settings;

    [Adobe Acrobat .PDF]

    25 March 2020 @ 11.30

    Quick Links

    We've put some helpful links to relevant websites in the "quick links" section on the top left of this page

    25 March 2020 @ 11.30